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Hong hai xing dong (2018)

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PLA Navy Marine Corps launch a hostage rescue operation in the fictional Republic of Ihwea and undergo a fierce battle with rebellions and terrorism.

Director:

Dante Lam (as Lin Chaoxian)

Writer:

Ji Feng
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yi Zhang ... Yang Rui
Johnny Huang ... Gu Shun (as Huang Jingyu)
Hai-Qing Hai-Qing ... Xia Nan
Jiang Du ... Xu Hong
Luxia Jiang Luxia Jiang ... Tong Li
Sanâa Alaoui ... Ina
Fang Yin Fang Yin ... Li Dong
Yutian Wang Yutian Wang ... Zhang Tiande
Jiahao Guo ... Lu Chen (as Guo Yubin)
Henry Prince Mak ... Zhuang Yu (as Henry Mai)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Noureddine Aberdine Noureddine Aberdine ... Executionner
Nisrine Adam Nisrine Adam ... Yuna
Bing Bai
Khalid Benchagra Khalid Benchagra ... Dr. William Parsons
Jacky Cai ... Drone pilot (as Cai Jie)
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PLA Navy Marine Corps launch a hostage rescue operation in the fictional Republic of Ihwea and undergo a fierce battle with rebellions and terrorism.

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Action | Drama | Thriller | War

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Country:

China | Morocco | Hong Kong

Language:

Mandarin | Arabic | English

Release Date:

23 February 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Operation Red Sea See more »

Filming Locations:

Morocco See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$70,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$72,491,251 (China), 18 February 2018, Wide Release

Opening Weekend USA:

$436,059, 25 February 2018, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$1,543,547

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$579,220,560
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Color | Black and White (some scenes)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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The film continued in similar style to that of Mei Gong he xing dong (2016). This film served as the highlight film presented to audience as a gift for the 90th Anniversary of the Founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army, as well as the Communist Party's 19th National Congress. The film is said to be the "China's First Modern Naval Film" and grossed US$226.76 million, making it the sixth highest-grossing film of 2018. See more »

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Conquer Fear, Conquer All!
25 February 2018 | by rogeryangSee all my reviews

Haven't see a movie like this too long. Wolf Worrier 2 from last year might be blood-pumping. But Operation Red Sea just brings a military action movie to a whole new level. Compare to Dante Lam's Operation Mekong, he seems to improve himself a lot on presenting details to audiences, which really could be exciting for military fans. The start is breathtaking and yes, you will feel the same all the way to the end. The fighting scenes are incredibly realistic and brutal, which greatly trigger my respects to those who are guarding our peaceful lives right now. War could be bloodshed and extremely cruel. It is beyond the wildest imaginations. I would suggest that all of trolls aka keyboard worriers who are always shouting "We will nuke you" watch this movie.

Solute to PLA!


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